Finest Issues to Do in Miami This Week August 1-7, 2022

Monday, August 1

On Monday, Kehlani brings their Blue Water Street Journey Tour to the FPL Photo voltaic Amphitheater. The live performance helps the singer’s newest album, Blue Water Street, crammed with soulful vocal deliveries and easy melodies. The report options current singles “Altar,” “Little Story,” and “Up At Evening” (that includes Justin Bieber). Kehlani can be recognized for his or her collaborations with artists like Jhené Aiko, Charlie Puth, Zedd, and Cardi B. Rapper Rico Nasty and singer Destin Conrad are set to open Monday’s present. 8 p.m. Monday, at FPL Photo voltaic Amphitheater, 301 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 305-358-7550; Tickets price $39.50 to $109.50 through Sophia Medina

Tuesday, August 2

Punk outfit Ceremony will carry out beneath Gramps’ palm frond-covered stage on Tuesday. The band’s final album, 2019’s Within the Spirit World Now, was its sixth effort in addition to its debut on Relapse Data. It obtained lukewarm opinions, with Pitchfork’s Noah Yoo writing that “the group has lastly discovered area to start carving their very own lane within the crowded area of ’80s-indebted teams.” The quintet’s newest single, “Vainness Spawned by Concern,” launched in April, reveals a extra glam-rock aesthetic whereas nonetheless not feeling fully international. Additionally on Tuesday’s invoice are shoegaze band Hotline TNT and synth-pop act Romeo Blu. 8 p.m. Tuesday, at Gramps, 176 NW twenty fourth St., Miami; Tickets price $16 to $17 through Jose D. Duran

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Ife-Ile Afro-Cuban Dance Competition: See Wednesday

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Wednesday, August 3

It is unimaginable to separate Afro-Cuban tradition’s wealthy historical past from its dance and music. That is maybe why Miami has Ife-Ile, a nonprofit devoted to preserving the tradition by means of dance. On Wednesday, the group kicks off the Ife-Ile Afro-Cuban Dance Competition with the theme of “Dance Untamed: Rituals of Resistance for the twenty first Century.” Over 4 days, take part in dance workshops in Afro-Cuban dance like oricha, rumba, palo, yuka, and arara and different dance kinds like Afro-modern and stomach dance. Wednesday by means of Sunday, at HistoryMiami, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami; and Koubek Heart, 2705 SW Third St., Miami; Tickets price $20 to $200. Ashley-Anna Aboreden

Thursday, August 4

For some, the pandemic looks as if a lifetime in the past, however many individuals nonetheless maintain recollections of the hardships they confronted. DJ and photographer Rahsaan “Fly Man” Alexander displays on the tough realities of COVID within the exhibition “Seize: A Portrait of the Pandemic” at HistoryMiami Museum. The present options greater than 60 photographs spotlighting a few of the pivotal moments in Miami over the previous two years, from protests of racial injustice to an endangered nightlife business and widespread homelessness. 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday by means of January 8, 2023, at HistoryMiami Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami; 305-375-1492; Tickets price $5 to $10. Sophia Medina

Dada Life‘s Stefan Engblom stops at E11even as a part of the duo’s Blood, Sweat & Smiles Tour. (Olle Cornéer, the group’s different half, stopped touring in 2017 owing to well being considerations however continues working within the recording studio with Engblom.) The Swedish producers just lately dropped their newest album, Blood, Sweat & Smile, a ten-track report that ought to really feel proper at residence on the eleventh Road megaclub. Tracks like “Readymade Sweat” and “This Time (By no means Be Alone Once more)” hark again to the big-room bangers of the early 2010s. 8 p.m. Thursday, at E11even, 29 NE eleventh St., Miami; 305-829-2911; Tickets price $20 to $30 through Sophia Medina

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Silvana Estrada on the Citadel: See Friday

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Friday, August 5

Mexican singer-songwriter Silvana Estrada heads to the Citadel for an intimate live performance offered by Escala Sonora. The 25-year-old launched her debut album, Marchita, earlier this yr; within the Guardian‘s checklist of “Finest Albums of 2022 So Far,” Laura Snapes referred to as it “a fascinating arrival.” Regardless of her quick profession, Estrada has already collaborated with artists like Natalia Lafourcade, Guitarricadelafuente, and Mon Laferte. 7 p.m. Friday, on the Citadel, 8300 NE Second Ave., Miami; Tickets price $45 through Ashley-Anna Aboreden

Jennifer and Michele Kaminski are bringing their pop-up idea, 2 Korean Women, to Shelborne South Seashore’s Oasis Backyard for a weekly karaoke get together. 2 Korean Women Karaoke takes place each Friday, inviting diners to nosh on Korean quick ribs, melon salad, and tteokbokki (spicy rice muffins). There’s additionally a 2 Korean Women signature cocktail, created by mixologist Alexa Delgado: “The Final Imoogi,” a dragon fruit-infused Bacardi rum cocktail served with a swirl of rose gold shimmer, Domaine de Canton, citrus, and orange bitters, and garnished with an edible flower. Oh, and you’ll belt out all of the karaoke classics earlier than and/or after you dine. 8 p.m. Friday, at Shelborne South Seashore, 1801 Collins Ave., Miami Seashore; 305-531-1271; Jose D. Duran

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The Weeknd

Photograph by Brian Ziff

Saturday, August 6

Monster Jam is again with its heavy truck leaping and exhausting car-smashing leisure, which can have followers and households screaming for extra. Referred to as one of the vital action-packed motorsports occasions, Monster Jam options a few of the most expert drivers within the sport taking over difficult obstacles. Along with the daredevil antics, the occasion will function a Pit Occasion the place visitors can see the vans up shut, watch reside prerace interviews, and take part in driver Q&As. 1 and seven p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday, at FLA Stay Area, 1 Panther Pkwy., Dawn; 954-835-7000; Tickets price $25 to $70 through Sophia Medina

On Saturday, Dimensions Variable premieres the newest collaborative work between New Delhi-based artist Ayesha Singh and Miami-based artist Misael Soto. The pair has labored on a sequence of site-specific work beginning in 2017. Opening on Saturday, “Provisional Obstruction (Little Haiti, Miami II)” employs chaotically put in scaffolding and banner-size architectural and historic imagery. The situation of the newest set up is supposed to focus on the quickly gentrifying neighborhood of Little Haiti, which some attribute to its greater elevation and a phenomenon referred to as local weather gentrification. 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday by means of September 18, at Dimensions Variable, 101 NW 79th St., Miami; dimensionsvariable.internet. Admission is free. Jose D. Duran

Save these tears for an additional day — the Weeknd lastly brings his After Hours Til Daybreak Stadium Tour to Laborious Rock Stay. The efficiency is a very long time coming — the tour was delayed a number of instances owing to the pandemic. The Canadian artist launched his critically acclaimed fourth album, After Hours, at first of lockdown in 2020. Regardless of the obstacles, he scored chart-topping hits like “Blinding Lights” and “Save Your Tears.” He adopted it up with 2022’s Daybreak FM, which picks up the place the earlier album left off. Opening Saturday’s present is digital producer Kaytranda and hip-hop producer Mike Dean. 6:30 p.m. Saturday, at Laborious Rock Stadium, 347 Don Shula Dr., Miami Gardens, 305-943-8000; Tickets price $51 to $276.50 through Sophia Medina

Los Angeles-based comic Rachel Wolfson doles out the laughs at Gramps on Saturday. The Las Vegas native is thought for her dry humor and talent to work the gang. Wolfson additionally appeared as the primary feminine solid member within the fourth installment of the Jackass movie franchise, Jackass Ceaselessly. Opening Saturday’s present: Lengthy Seashore comic Mat Edgar. 8 p.m. Saturday, Gramps, 176 NW twenty fourth St., Miami; Tickets price $20 through Jose D. Duran

Native band Pans wraps its East Coast tour with a homecoming present on the Bridge. Members Adrian Garcia, Jack Le Sante, and Keysel Peleaz are multi-instrumentalists who use reside loops to create distinctive “orchestrally inclined indie-rock.” Final yr the band launched its debut album, A New Wilderness, a folky, chamber-pop effort. For the present on the Bridge, Rick Moon, April Nicole, and the Floridians full the lineup. 8 p.m. Saturday, on the Bridge, 4220 NW Seventh Ave., Miami; Tickets price $10 through Ashley-Anna Aboreden

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Meduza at Membership Area: See Sunday

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Sunday, August 7

Sunday mornings at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Backyard have gone to the canines. Spend high quality time with Fido at Canine Date Stroll. You and your pup can discover the 83 acres throughout the morning hours and luxuriate in refreshments on the Glasshouse Cafe, the place they’ll have treats and drinks to your canine, too. 8 to 10 a.m. Sunday, at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Backyard, 10901 Outdated Cutler Rd., Coral Gables; 305-667-1651; Tickets price $11.95 to $24.95. Ashley-Anna Aboreden

Membership Area welcomes Meduza to its terrace for an epic get together going nicely previous dawn. Kicking off the late-night festivities is the duo Miguelle & Tons. An Italian combo made up by members Luca de Gregorio, Mattia Vitale, and Simone Giani, Meduza’s breakthrough observe, 2019’s “Piece of Your Coronary heart,” spiked the dynamic trio into industrial fame, reaching quantity two within the UK and incomes a Grammy nomination. 10 p.m. Sunday, at Membership Area, 34 NE eleventh St., Miami; 786-357-6456; Tickets price $26.46 through Sophia Medina

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